How would one go about stock trading? I've been somewhat interested in it for a while.?

Question says it all. I've been getting more and more interested in it ever since school, and I figured it might be a good idea for me to give it a shot. Would it be a good idea for some college student to try and earn some extra cash (at least until other places might actually start hiring) or should I just stick with persistent job hunting and ignore the idea of trading stocks?

Asked By: Anthony LoPrimo - 11/1/2009
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If you're a rookie in investing or stocks, go to... More
Answered By: Max M - 11/3/2009
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Stock trading takes a whole lot of knowledge and diligence. It also depends on the size of your principal as there will be commissions and taxes to deal with. I would look at starting a mock portfolio at or with a relatively low amount and see how you do. For the majority of people... More
Answered By: sbledsoe37 - 11/1/2009
You need to find an online broker. You also need to do some research.
Answered By: Uncle D - 11/1/2009
Please find below a checklist of things to keep in mind when trading... More
Answered By: Swing Trading - 11/2/2009
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